North American Indians: Films and Videos
The Yaqui Easter Ceremony [video recording]
Released by the Arizona State Museum. [River people]
University of Arizona Bureau of Audiovisual Services.
CALL # E99.Y3 Y36 1989. LOST
PUBLISHER: [S.l. : s.n., 1989?]
DESCRIPTION: 1 videocassette (50 min.) ; 1/2 in.
SUMMARY: Yaqui Easter ceremony shows the observances of the Lenten and Easter seasons in a Yaqui village. River people describes the politics of irrigation policy and its effect on the Pima Indians who live along the Gila River.
NOTE: Video copy of two films made in the 1940s. Narrated silent film.
You Are on Indian Land [motion picture]
CALL # E-9536.
PUBLISHER: National Film Board of Canada, 1969.
DESCRIPTION: 37 min. ;16 mm.
SUMMARY: Documents the demonstration of Mohawk Indians, living in Canada, as they protest payment of import duties on personal purchases made in the United States, claiming exemption under the provisions of the Jay treaty of 1794.
ALT CALL # E99.M8.
Yuma Crossing [video recording]
Produced by Chariot Productions ; written and directed by Victress Hitchcock ; editor, John Hoffhines.
CALL # E99.Y94 Y85 1989.
PUBLISHER: Yuma, Ariz. : Yuma Crossing Foundation, c1989.
DESCRIPTION: 1 videocassette (VHS) (30 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
SUMMARY: Traces the rich historical and cultural significance of the river crossing at the confluence of the Colorado and Gila rivers in southwestern Arizona, first settled by the Quechan people more than 1000 years ago.
Last modified: August 11, 2009